Feb 28, 2014 11:00pm PST
extra money in order to make up for a $142 million projected budget deficit. kron 4 news. >>> a terrifying day for a clerk, fighting off a man who tried to steal money from the cash register. we have the surveillance video of what happened and intersection view with the clerk you will only see on kron 4. >> what are you doing? open it. >> reporter: a demand from the suspect is heard loud and clear but the scream to stop came even louder from the store clerk. >> help, help, help. >> i was trying to push him out, that he was not allowed in this area, and me and him struggled. >> reporter: he has only worked here in san carlos for two months. he hasn't even told his family about this attempted robbery. he says the suspect came in through the front door and went right towards him. while the suspect never showed a weapon, he kept motioning toward his waistband. >> he wanted me to open the register, and i told him no. >> reporter: the struggled d w fought off the attempted robber successfully, it's not what the sheriff's office recommend. >> we advice advise people to not fight back.